Value vs Price – Why the cheapest option isn’t always the best option!

Josh Morrell

Josh Morrell

Josh is Founder of Morrells Window Cleaning

Why do some window cleaners charge more than others?

Are you a bargain hunter who always looks for the cheapest deal? While it’s understandable to want to save money, sometimes going for the lowest price can cost you more in the long run. In this blog post, we’ll explain why you shouldn’t always go for the cheapest option and share some tips on how to make smart purchases that will save you money and headaches down the road. So, if you’re ready to learn about why quality matters more than just a low price tag, keep reading!

It’s important to remember that not all services are created equal, even if they appear to be the same. Just because two services are the same price doesn’t mean they’re of the same quality. In some cases, it’s worth paying a little extra for a higher quality service that will provide a much better service in terms of results and convenience.

The difference between cheap and expensive

There are a few key things to keep in mind when considering the difference between cheap and expensive. First, quality is important. Cheaper services are often provided with lower quality materials/equipment so the results might not be ideal. Additionally, cheaper services may not have the same features as more expensive services such as public liability insurance. Finally, keep in mind that you get what you pay for. A higher price tag often means better quality, less involvement from you as a customer, and better customer service.

Why you shouldn’t always go for the cheapest option

There are a lot of reasons why you shouldn’t always go for the cheapest option. For one, the cheapest option is often not the best quality. This is especially true for things like clothes and electronics. You might be able to find a cheaper shirt at a discount store, but it’s going to fall apart after a few washes. Or you might be able to find a cheaper TV, but it’s going to have a lower resolution and won’t last as long.

Another reason why you shouldn’t always go for the cheapest option is because it can be false economy. This means that while you might save money up front, you’ll end up spending more in the long run. For example, if you go for a cheap window cleaner, and they do end up damaging your property you will then have to pay for the repairs. Or they may not return and then you have to spend even more time searching for another window cleaner and maybe going through the same process again.

So, while there are some times when going for the cheapest option makes sense, there are also times when it’s better to spend a little bit more to get something of better quality or that will last longer.

When it’s okay to go for the cheaper option

There are a few instances where it’s okay to go for the cheaper option. If you’re on a budget and can’t afford the more expensive version of something, then it’s understandable that you would go for the cheaper option. Additionally, if you’re not particularly picky about a certain product or service and the cheaper option will suffice, then there’s no need to spend extra money. Finally, if you’re only going to use a product or service once or infrequently, there’s no need to invest in the more expensive version.

How to know if something is actually a good deal

When you’re looking to make a purchase, it’s important to weigh the cost of the item against its value. Just because something is cheap doesn’t necessarily mean it’s a good deal. In fact, many times the cheapest option is actually the worst value. Here are a few things to keep in mind when trying to determine if something is actually a good deal:

– Consider the quality of the item/service. Are there reviews of previous work online? Do they have good customer service? Are they contactable? Are they presenting themselves as a reputable company?

– Think about how often you’ll use the item/service. If you’ll only use it once or twice, it probably isn’t worth spending a lot of money on. However, if you’ll use it frequently, it may be worth investing in a higher-quality option.

– Compare prices from different providers. Just because one provider is selling a service for less doesn’t mean they have the best price. Make sure to compare prices from several different companies before making a final decision.

By keeping these things in mind, you can be sure you’re getting a good deal on your purchase instead of being taken advantage of by cheap prices.


In conclusion, it’s important to remember that when buying something you shouldn’t always go for the cheapest option. It might be attractive at first glance but could end up costing more in the long run. By doing your research and investing in quality products you can get better value for money, higher satisfaction, and an overall improved experience. So next time you’re looking to make a purchase, think carefully about what is going to work best for you – not just on price alone!

If you are looking for a professional window cleaning company why not send us an enquiry to find out how much we would charge for your property.

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